In this episode, Dr. Bjorn Mercer talks to APU program director Dr. Tom Kelly about the history of each major party’s political convention to nominate a presidential candidate. Also learn why there’s unlikely to ever be a viable third-party candidate.
A major cyberattack has hit a gas compression facility, forcing it to shut it down for two days as it struggled to recover, according to an alert from the U.S. government.
A top U.S. arms control official and prominent Iran hawk has resigned from the State Department after serving just over a year in the position.
As the debate continues on immigration reform, Congress has routinely failed to act. In fact, the last immigration reform bill was signed 30 years ago.
There are new rallying cries to get rid of the Electoral College – which would take an amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
IHS spent the day with the Diplomatic Security Service (DSS) while they helped secure the UN General Assembly, and we spoke—at length—with a DSS agent.
The problem in Congress seems to be the two-party system. But a third political party would make it difficult for one party to dominate Congress.
The Trump administration must cope with multiple geopolitical conflicts and foreign policy challenges, whether Trump likes it or not.